Wellness week in NETNS

This week in NETNS we had fun celebrating wellness week by doing some fun mindfulness activities. Some of the favourites were guided meditation, mindfulness colouring, mindfulness yoga, random acts of kindness, positive emotions bank and writing acrostic poems about mindfulness. After mindfulness week we now know the importance of looking after our mental health and […]

A Visit from the Champions Cup!

Wow, what an exciting start to a dull and rainy Thursday! Neil from Leinster Rugby brought the Pro 14 and Champions cup trophies that the Leinster Rugby team won in 2018 to share with the school! It was fabulous to see the trophies and to hear Neil talk about the skills that the Leinster team had […]

S.T.E.M Assembly Fun!

On Thursday we celebrated all of the hard work the children had done during our S.T.E.M (Science, technology, engineering and maths) challenge week. Each class had been set a challenge, be it making paper aeroplanes, the strongest column, lollipop stick bridges or helicopters. It was fabulous to see all of the hard work and creativity […]

Trick or Treat for Temple Street Dress Up Day!

Everyone looked fantastic in their costumes today! We managed to raise €510 for Temple Street Children’s Hospital! A big thank you to everyone who contributed towards our dress up day!

Rang a Sé – Project Week

Rang a Sé-Project Week This week in NETNS Ciara’s  6th class we did multiplying fractions and we have an assembly on Monday so we have to sing This is Me from The Greatest Showman and Shotgun by George Ezra. We also wrote acrostic poems for Halloween , Irish Halloween vocabulary and new verbs ,P.E exercises […]

Week 5 in Ciara’s 6th class

This week in sixth class, we wrote explanation-writing reports, which was a lot of fun. We had to research at home what we were going to write about, some people did their report on animals. Others did theirs on objects such as cars and others did theirs on topics of all types. For Maths, we […]

Ardscoil Rath Iomhgháin Open Evening

Ardscoil Rath Iomhgháin would like to invite current 6th class pupils and their parents / guardians to attend their Open Evening on Thursday 4th October from 7pm – 8.45pm. Ardscoil Rath Iomhgháin final enrolment date is Wednesday 7th November at 4pm. Further information available: www.ardscoilrathangan.ie

Week 3 in Ciara’s 6th Class

This week we have been learning about report writing, sixth class spent a lot of time researching, drafting and finalising their reports. The reports were worth the time and effort and the pupils loved writing about their own interests. We worked as a team this week and took part in pair work during SPHE. In […]

Thanks 3rd-6th Classes

A big thank you to 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th Class for their feedback and suggestions for yard. We were so impressed with the suggestions and constructive feedback from all of the classes. A special thanks to Róisín’s and Sinéad’s classes who made bar charts to show the class opinions on the yard. They tallied the […]

This week in Ciara’s 6th Class

  We had a great week in sixth class getting to know one another. For Maths we focused on Place Value. The class learned about the importance of learning about Place Value and related it to everyday life: writing cheques, football transfers, ticket sales and crowd control. In Geography we revised the counties and provinces […]

A letter to Marie’s Sixth Class

Dear Rang a Sé, I’m writing this to remind you all of how amazing you are and although I know you’re worried and nervous about moving on, you’re all ready. You can do this, you’ll be fine I promise. The last few days in NETNS have been a little frantic and very busy and you […]

It’s amazing what you can do with porridge…. rang a Sé recycles

We used the pots of porridge that Marie gave us in loads of different ways. Some of us made famous structures such as the leaning tower of Pisa or the Golden Gate Bridge, whilst some of us made amazing inventions such as robot trash eaters, multi purpose sprinklers, fly catchers and many more. We’re really […]

Engineering and Maths in Rang a Sé

Our challenge was to work in teams to build a free-standing, multi-story structure using only tooth-picks and marshmallows. The structure would have to be able to withstand the ‘earthquake’ test which involves shaking the table it stands on for 15 seconds. We had to consider factors such as gravity, force, symmetry, height and weight. Each […]

Bodhráns in sixth thanks to Emma and Elaine

This week Emma arranged for us to have the use of bodhráns in sixth class, which is an amazing resource for us to have and we’re very grateful to her. Elaine very kindly agreed to give us a lesson in how to play them, as she is a wonderful bodhrán player herself. We had a […]

Recycling porridge pots in sixth

As we had a lot of porridge pots in our classroom, we decided that we would use them to design a new invention for the future or to illustrate a famous landmark of the world. Marie is really looking forward to seeing what we came up with but she’ll have to wait a week as […]